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Atlanta lawyer to be sentenced in business exec wife's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:04am

A well-connected Atlanta attorney convicted of murder in the fatal shooting of his business executive wife is scheduled to be sentenced.

Report: Video shows bus head to U-turn area before crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:00am

Before a New Jersey school bus collided with a dump truck last week leaving a fifth-grader and a teacher dead, the bus merged onto an interstate and then turned sharply toward an illegal U-turn area, according to a new video.

3 more teens charged in death of Maryland police officer

David McFadden and Sarah Rankin, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:56am

Three more teens have been charged as adults with first-degree murder in the death of a Maryland police officer, authorities said Wednesday.

Sheriff: 4 people missing after car crashes into Idaho river

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:54am

Officials are searching for four missing people after their vehicle was found in the upper Selway River in northern Idaho backcountry.

Air Force: Military plane crashes in Mississippi; Local official says pilot and passenger safely ejected and were found

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:49am

Air Force: Military plane crashes in Mississippi; Local official says pilot and passenger safely ejected and were found.

Trump seethes over Russia probe, calls for end to 'SPYGATE'

Anne Flaherty, Desmond Butler and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:46am

President Donald Trump escalated his efforts to discredit the Russia investigation Wednesday, saying the FBI has been caught in a "MAJOR spy scandal" over its use of a secret informant to determine whether some of Trump's campaign aides were working with Russia ahead of the 2016 election.

FBI raids house, storage unit of former Ohio House speaker

Julie Carr Smyth, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:42am

Federal agents are searching former Republican Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger's home in southwest Ohio and a nearby storage unit.

Pompeo: US will fight Russian interference in 2018 elections

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:32am

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday the Trump administration will not tolerate Russian interference in the 2018 congressional midterm elections.

Senate bill overhauls handling of sex harassment complaints

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:31am

Senate negotiators have released a bipartisan bill to overhaul the system for handling sexual harassment complaints on Capitol Hill.

Idaho abandons plans for new governor's mansion

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:29am

Idaho lawmakers are abandoning plans to build a new governor's mansion and will instead hand the land over to Boise for a park.

Militant Cuban exile Luis Posada Carriles has died

Gisela Salomon, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:26am

Former CIA operative and militant Cuban exile Luis Posada Carriles, who was accused of organizing a string of 1997 Havana hotel bombings and a 1976 Cuban airline bombing that killed 73 people, has died. He was 90.

Pence speaks at Coast Guard Academy graduation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:22am

Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to deliver the commencement address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy's graduation ceremony.

The Latest: Comey defends FBI's use of secret informants

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:18am

The Latest on President Donald Trump and the Russia probe (all times local):

Missouri lieutenant governor 'ready' if needed

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:12am

Missouri Lt. Gov. Mike Parson says he will be ready to step up if Gov. Eric Greitens is removed from office because of misconduct allegations.

2 toddler boys killed in separate gun accidents in Virginia

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:54am

A 2-year-old boy whose brother shot him was the first of two toddlers to be killed in gun accidents in Virginia on Tuesday.

In the addiction battle, is forced rehab the solution?

Philip Marcelo, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:36am

The last thing Lizabeth Loud wanted, a month from giving birth, was to be forced into treatment for her heroin and prescription painkiller addiction.

Audit finds Davis County Sheriff's Office mishandled funds

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:35am

A Utah sheriff's office is under criminal investigation after an audit found it mishandled more than $126,000.

Pompeo says US won't tolerate Russian interference in 2018 US elections, will counter 'continued' efforts to do so

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:34am

Pompeo says US won't tolerate Russian interference in 2018 US elections, will counter 'continued' efforts to do so.

US, South Korea work to keep North Korea summit on track

Zeke Miller and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:12am

The United States and South Korea are laboring to keep the U.S. summit with North Korea on track even after President Donald Trump abruptly said "there's a very substantial chance" it won't go off as planned.